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New York State (exc. NYC)

Explore outside New York City. Chowhounds give the inside scoop on where to eat in New York state, from the Taconic State Parkway to the Hudson Valley and beyond.

How to Spend a Weekend in Westchester County

Headed to Westchester County? Here's where to eat and drink and what to see and do. It’s officially fall! Well, let’s face it. Fall truly began for the tri-state area when the apple orchards announced...
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What are your favorite Holiday Venues in metro NY?

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by gutreactions 12 days ago

Whether you've been naughty or nice, it's time to gather with friends and family and enjoy the Holiday Season. What are your favorite venues for dining & cocktails this time of the year? Places tha...

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You Garden Xiao Long Bao 豫园小笼包

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by stuartlafonda 5 days ago

Visited for the first time Sunday. Excellent. Soup Dumplings, skins were a little thicker then paper with a delicious broth. Loved the $1.50 duck buns with a perfectly cooked piece of duck, crisp s...

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Cantina Taco & Tequila Bar opens in White Plains...

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by gutreactions 8 months ago

It has a bright aqua façade and it is called Cantina Taco & Tequila Bar on Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains, at the space that previously held The Black Bear. Took a sneak peak. Inside is a sprawling ...

Tao's Fusion in Selden

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by Gastronomos 1 day ago

This underrated Sichuan dish made an appearance at my table when I visited Tao's fusion in Selden. No matter how you call this dish: Suan Tang Fei Niu 酸汤肥牛 / Beef with House Made Pickle in ...

Haute Eggs

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by eggsthusiasm 20 days ago

I am researching eggs, and am interested in eating some fancypants eggs at a fine dining restaurant on the eastern seaboard, somewhere between Boston and Washington DC. Anyone have ideas for places...

Ernie's Wine Bar, Bronxville, starts Book Club...

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by gutreactions 2 months ago

I enjoy stopping in at Ernie's Wine Bar in Bronxville. It is a good place to unwind, savor a good wine, indulge in a signature dish. Among the different events held at this clubby space, just found...

Minis Latin Fusion opens softly in New Rochelle...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

Nicole Pirraglia-Piparo of City Island has opened Minis Latin Fusion at 237 Main Street, New Rochelle, in a charming refurbished space that had formally operated as Fratelli's. She is joined by tal...

Baci of Pelham opens softly...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

It has been in the works on First Street in Pelham for over a year, at the former site of Villa Nova E, a short walk from Metro North. It has been totally renovated and ready for business except fo...

Prepping for Hanukkah: your favorites, best sources...

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by gutreactions 7 days ago

Hanukkah, the 'Festival of Lights', is coming up fast. What traditional dishes are your family favorites? Which markets/stores offer the best variety of ingredients? Do you cook it up at home, or d...

La Mesa, Massapequa

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by Gastronomos 11 days ago

https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/la-mesa-massapequa-1.39154074 Our very own, the Fabulous Erica Marcus, has a nice write up on a place I find worth a mention here. When you do go, ...

Long Island diner

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by Gastronomos 4 years ago

At dinner last night... at the diner... I was served a side monkey dish of lukewarm broccoli. I tried to add the ice cold butter from the little packet to the broccoli, but it wouldn't melt. I add...

Spring Squash Blossoms at Le Sirene, Larchmont...

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by gutreactions 8 months ago

Last night, the zucchini flowers were stuffed with an herbed ricotta and pancetta mix and lightly fried. Totally delicious! This gem of a restaurant has been charming my palate for several years no...

'Beers for Bears' Bar Crawl, Westchester, taking place Dec. 7th...

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by gutreactions 14 days ago

It's a charitable event sponsored in part by Sloop Super Soft, a product of Sloop Brewing out of Hopewell Junction, N.Y., and Toys for Tots. It will take place on Saturday, Dec. 7th, starting at 2 ...

Hurley's Steakhouse & Pub, New Rochelle, serves a tender prime rib...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

About a year in the making, Hurley's Steakhouse & Pub has opened on Division Street in New Rochelle with a tempting menu offering steakhouse fare along with comforting gastropub favorites. We had o...

BBQ on the Island

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by Gastronomos 2 years ago

After a couple of really, really bad meals at two local (local to me that is) bbq type joints, I am still convinced that this Islands inhabitants do not know how to make and serve bbq. At all. I...

Having breakfast on Long Island

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by Scott_R 9 years ago

About once a week, I go out for breakfast. For me this means more than scrambled eggs on a roll or a donut. I like to find interesting creations that I can sit and relax with (and I don't have muc...

Michelin's 'Bib Gourmet' restos in Westchester...

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by gutreactions 21 days ago

In October, Michelin Guide published its first dining foray into Westchester County. Long-time favorite Stone Barns at Pocantico Hills received two stars. In their 'Bib Gourmet' category, which hig...

My last breakfast at Orlando's Hampton Bays!!

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by Motosport 6 years ago

In the past I have praised Orlando's for its great breakfast offerings. Sad to say the food is amazing but the "attitude" has gotten worse. It is totally rude and unbearable. The last time we we...

16th Birthday Dinner

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by ericaadenman 25 days ago

Does anyone have a suggestion for a cool place to take my 16 year and 10 of her friends in Long Island---Nassau or Western Suffolk? Some place with a cool vibe!